What is the Calgary Showband?

  • Comprised of 135 dedicated community youth, the Calgary Stampede Showband is the only 5-time World Champion of Marching Show Bands.
  • These dedicated youth come together to make over 200 appearances annually and are invited to entertain all over the world.
  • They are known for their innovative performances and unique visual entertainment.
  • The Stampede Showband is a Calgary Stampede Foundation Youth Program.
  • Learn more by watching the recap of the 2017 season.

What is the Band of Outriders? 

  • The Band of Outriders is an energetic 40-piece ensemble comprised of Calgary Stampede Showband alumni and other community musicians from the Calgary area.
  • Known for their high energy, unique style and diverse musical repertoire, their shows are not to be missed.

Where is the event held?

What’s new in 2018?

  • Every year the Showband and Outriders add new and exciting music to their repertoire.

Dates and schedule

July 6, 8, 10, 12, 14, 15, 2018

  • 1:45 to 2:45 PM – The Calgary Stampede Showband
  • 6:40 to 7:10 PM – A Band of Outriders
  • 8:20 to 8:30 PM – A Band of Outriders
  • 8:30 to 8:40 PM – The Calgary Stampede Showband and A Band of Outriders
  • 8:40 to 9:15 PM – The Calgary Stampede Showband

July 7, 9, 11, 13, 2018

  • 1:30 to 2:30 PM – The Calgary Stampede Showband
  • 6:40 to 7:10 PM – A Band of Outriders
  • 8:20 to 8:30 PM – A Band of Outriders
  • 8:30 to 8:40 PM – The Calgary Stampede Showband and A Band of Outriders
  • 8:40 to 9:15 PM – The Calgary Stampede Showband

Guest information


Do I need a ticket to spectate?

  • The performances are included with your General Admission.

Will there be a line up?

  • There is no line to watch performances; however there can be crowds during some performances.

What time do I need to arrive?

  • You can arrive 5 minutes ahead of scheduled times to get a front row seat. Standing room is found easily throughout all of the performances

Is accessible seating available?

  • There is no accessible seating provided.

Where is the closest accessible parking?

  • Accessible parking stalls in lots 20, north of the Scotiabank Saddledome.

Contact:

Ryan Hancock 403.354.3331

Rory Siddall 403.464.4949